Product

Aluminum honeycomb core - aerospace grade

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Product description

TenCate’s aluminum aerospace grade honeycomb core is available in corrosion resistant 5052 and 5056 alloys.

Designed predominately for use in sandwich structures to produce highly engineered structural components. In particular, the material offers the designer high strength to weight properties at relatively low cost, particularly suitable as a shear carrying core in adhesive bonded sandwich panel assemblies.

Typical sandwich panel applications include:
> Commercial aircraft flooring
> Space and satellite components
> Aircraft leading and trailing edges
> Helicopter rotor blades
> Fan casings

Product benefits/features

  • Cut to customer thickness specification
  • High strength-to-weight ratio
  • Corrosion resistant
  • Easily machined and formed

Market segments

  • Sport & recreation
  • Space & Satellite
  • Motorsport & Formula 1
  • Automotive
  • Medical
  • Aircraft Interiors
  • Aerostructures

Details

Product category Honeycomb core
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Resin type Aluminum

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